A branch of Webber International University
- Blair Garnett, Class of \'10, from NC
'; $title[5] = 'Did you know...'; $story[5] = 'Academic programs offered range from Business, Sports Studies, Biology, and Forensics to Creative Writing, Psychology, Education or Philosophy as well as Pre-Professional Programs.'; $title[6] = 'In their own words...'; $story[6] = '"Living on campus is a life experience I have learned so much from. We eat together, watch TV together, study together, and do absolutely nothing together. When I go home for breaks, it's like I'm leaving my second family!"
- Jess Cutler, Class of \'10, from FL
'; $title[7] = 'Did you know...'; $story[7] = 'With St. Andrews\' study abroad programs, you can live in a 14th Century castle in the Italian Alps, attend the University of Cuenca in Ecuador, experience Chinese language and culture at Capital Normal University in Beijing, China, as well as many other opportunities.'; $title[8] = 'In their own words...'; $story[8] = '"As a first generation Latin American, it was different coming here, but I soon realized that I could just be me. St. Andrews is a school for people who like small classes and a close community."
- Anthony Fernandez, Class of \'10
'; $quotefact = rand(1,8); $imglist=''; //$img_folder is the variable that holds the path to the banner images. Mine is images/tutorials/ // see that you don't forget about the "/" at the end if($dv_usepath != ''){ $img_folder = "/var/www/html/new_img/subpage_img_" . $dv_usepath . "/"; $img_folder2 = "/new_img/subpage_img_" . $dv_usepath . "/"; }else{ $img_folder = "/var/www/html/new_img/subpage_img/"; $img_folder2 = "/new_img/subpage_img/"; } if($dv_useimage != ''){ $image = $dv_useimage; }else{ mt_srand((double)microtime()*1000); //use the directory class $imgs = dir($img_folder); //read all files from the directory, checks if are images and ads them to a list (see below how to display flash banners) while ($file = $imgs->read()) { if (eregi("gif", $file) || eregi("jpg", $file) || eregi("png", $file)) $imglist .= "$file "; } closedir($imgs->handle); //put all images into an array $imglist = explode(" ", $imglist); $no = sizeof($imglist)-2; //generate a random number between 0 and the number of images $random = mt_rand(0, $no); $image = $imglist[$random]; //display image //echo ''; } ?>

New Student Orientation


August 2014

Please Note: Some events may change. International students, Honors students, Fall student-athletes, Equestrians, and Bagpipe Band members may have additions to this schedule. A detailed final copy will be available at Orientation check-in.

Wednesday, August 20: International Students & Equestrians Only

  • Check-in and Move-in 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • VISA Documentation 1:00 p.m.
  • Rider Placement 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • ID Cards
  • Student Social Event

Thursday, August 21: ALL New Students

  • Check-in and Move-in 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
  • Clearance
  • Student Information Sessions 1:00 p.m.
  • Family Information Sessions 1:00 p.m.
  • Class Photo 4:15 p.m.
  • Opening Convocation* 5:00 p.m.
  • President’s Picnic 6:00 p.m.

(Note: This is the last scheduled event for family members)

  • Residence Hall Meetings (Students Only)
  • Student Social Event

*Recommended dress for Opening Convocation: Ladies - skirt, dress or nice slacks, Gentlemen - slacks, shirt and tie.
Opening Convocation begins with a walk across the Causewalk, so sensible footwear is recommended.

Friday, August 22

  • Orientation Groups Rotation
  • ETS Proficiency Profile Testing (All First Year Students and some Transfers)
  • Honors Program Welcome
  • Student Social Event

Saturday, August 23

  • Academic Advising Overview Session
  • Academic Advising
  • Additional ETS Proficiency Profile Testing (if needed)
  • Student Social Event

Sunday, August 24

  • Worship Services in/around Laurinburg
  • Sunday Fun Day Outdoor Games and Activities
  • Barn Orientation

Monday, August 25

  • Registration
  • Additional Academic Advising (if needed)
  • Evening Classes Begin
  • Welcome Week Activities Begin

Tuesday, August 26

  • First Day Of Classes


© 2014 St. Andrews University. All Rights Reserved.
Access Webmail
Access Moodle

St. Andrews University
A branch of Webber International University
1700 Dogwood Mile
Laurinburg, NC 28352
(910) 277-5555 • (800) 763-0198 • (fax) 910-277-5020
Student Complaints
Sexual harassment and related incidents